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Category Archives: Laos

First impressions – by Lea Herrmann

…after my parents dropped me off at the airport in Frankfurt and we said goodbye for a really long time, the journey to Laos could start!

Arrival

We had been on the road for over 30 hours when we finally … Read more

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Our journey to Laos – Team V arrives on 18 September 2017

Flying to a foreign country is almost always linked to a lot of effort. Travelling with seven people seemed like a huge challenge to us, but in my opinion we managed it very well.
On Sunday 17th September 2017, … Read more

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“Global English: Teaching English in Asia” – Approaches to a complex enterprise

Winter term 2016/17
In the winter semester 2016/17, it was Team IV‘s turn to be prepared for “Teaching English in Laos” by a varied teaching and workshop programme with Prof. Martin, like the other three teams before. Like them, … Read more

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This is Team V! 18 September 2017 – 15 February 2018

This is Team V!

Chosen by the project leader Johannes Zeck of the Angels for Children Foundation, Prof. Isabel Martin of the University of Education Karlsruhe, and the International Office of the university, to support pupils, students, and teachers in … Read more

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Education in Laos (Part II) – Parallel education systems during the Lao Civil War (1954 -1975)

Introduction and historical background

After Part I of the series about education in Laos described the beginning of a formalized school system in Laos, this second background article focuses on the two parallel education systems which were implemented in Laos … Read more

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“Don’t miss your chance” – our film-making project at the LGTC

This motto is not only the title of our project video for the Vientianale 2017, an annual film festival held in Vientiane – it accompanied me from the consideration whether or not I should apply for this internship in … Read more

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